H.R. 3759 (104th): Exports, Jobs, and Growth Act of 1996

To extend the authority of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 9, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on September 11, 1996.

Sponsor:

Toby Roth

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 1996
Length: 8 pages

History

Jul 9, 1996
 
Introduced

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Jul 10, 1996
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 11, 1996
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

H.R. 3759 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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